Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter

2016 Pet Photo Calendar Contest
2016 Pet Photo Calendar Contest

2016 Pet Photo Calendar Contest


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Rummage Sale!
Rummage Sale!

UPAWS Rummage Sale

Save that stuff! Collectiom starts June 4th

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Econo Pet Tags
Econo Pet Tags

Econo Pet Tag Promotion

Support UPAWS at Econo during the month of May

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Ore Dock Fun!
Ore Dock Fun!

Ore Dock Concert...

lots of fun!

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Big Give Thank you!
Big Give Thank you!

Big Give Basket Auction...

a BIG success!

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Your donation today leads to compassionate care and second chances. Donate your tax deductible gift to the animal friends of UPAWS and be a part of their bright futures.

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Adopting an animal is an exciting experience, one that will add years of joy for the entire family as well as a lifetime of love and comfort for the animal. Your new best friend is waiting for you. Great friends found at UPAWS.

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The Animals Need You! Work with the animals directly, provide a foster home, volunteer at an event or offer your professional skills to help the animals. We have a whole list of volunteer opportunities. Please take a look at our volunteer application and opportunities today.

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Featured Event

Calendar Submission Reminder!

Your opportunity to submit your pet’s photo for the calendar is coming to an end! Last day for submission is May 31st!

Don’t miss a chance for your pet to become a star!

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Contact Us

Phone: (906) 475-6661
Fax: (906) 475-6669
Email: info@upaws.org

Office Hours

Mon-Wed: 12pm to 4pm
Thursday: 12pm to 6:30pm
Friday-Sunday: 12pm-4pm


84 Snowfield Road
Negaunee Township
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